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Louisa Isabelle "Eliza or Belle" Sheeley Rush
Birth: Jun. 8, 1858
Petersburg
Huntingdon County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Oct. 18, 1925
Longmont
Boulder County
Colorado, USA

No headstone.
Longmont Ledger - 23 October 1925 - page 5
Mrs. Rush was born in Petersburg, Pennsylvania and moved to Longmont in 1916 to be near 2 daughters. She was a member of the Methodist church. She is survived by 3 daughters, six sons and one brother.

27 July 2011 - Request by Juanita Chrz - jachrz@clear.net to add following infomation.
Louisa Isabelle "Eliza or Belle" Sheeley Rush was born June 8, 1858 in Petersburg, Huntingdon, Penn. to Harriet Mitschele and John Jacob (Johann) Sheeley. They moved to Allegheny, Penn. in 1870, and then moved to Pulaski, Missouri. She maried John Alfred Rush on Aug. 26, 1880 in Pulaski, Missouri. They moved to Swedeborg, Missouri where all eleven of her children were born. In the early 1900's they moved to Pryor, Indian Territory, Okla. to be near their oldest son James Wesley and his family. Her first grandchild, Bertha Isabelle, was born in Pryor on Jan. 24, 1903. In 1910 they moved to Hogan, Mayes, Okla., then in 1916 they moved to Longmont, Colo. to be near two of her daughters. She was a member of the Methodist Church. She died on Oct. 18, 1925 in Longmont, Colo. after a series of strokes over a number of years and was buried at the Mountain View Cemetery in Longmont, Colo. She is survived by her six sons, James Wesley, Alfred Cleveland, Thomas Monroe, Alty Melvin, Ralph Otis and Boss Herbert Rush; three daughters, Lepha Anna Bane, Katherine Francis Winder, and Hattie LaVada Devers; and several grandchildren; and one brother Vance Mark Sheeley. She was preceded in death by her husband John Alfred; her parents; one son Clarence Rush and a daughter, Gertrude Lulu Rush. 
 
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 Parents:
  Jacob J. Sheeley (1810 - 1890)
  Harriet Mitschele Sheeley (1825 - 1897)
 
 Spouse:
  John Alfred Rush (1855 - 1921)
 
 Children:
  Gertrude Lulu Rush (1881 - 1899)*
  James Wesley Rush (1882 - 1961)*
  Lepha Anna Rush Bane (1883 - 1950)*
  Alfred Clifford Rush (1885 - 1970)*
  Katherine Frances Rush Winder (1887 - 1931)*
  Hattie LaVada Rush Charboneau (1890 - 1983)*
  Thomas Monroe Rush (1894 - 1950)*
  Alty M Rush (1896 - 1969)*
  Ralph Otis Rush (1898 - 1953)*
  Boss Herbert Rush (1900 - 1976)*
 
 Siblings:
  Peter Sheeley (1838 - 1881)**
  Susan Katherine Sheeley Park (1847 - 1920)*
  Harriet Adeline Sheeley Elder (1852 - 1902)*
  Charles Francis Sheeley (1854 - 1916)*
  Louisa Isabelle Sheeley Rush (1858 - 1925)
  Emma Margarett Sheeley Blaylock (1860 - 1924)*
  Jacob Ryman Sheeley (1864 - 1949)*
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Inscription:
no marker
 
Burial:
Mountain View Cemetery
Longmont
Boulder County
Colorado, USA
Plot: Block 38 Lot15 Space29
 
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Record added: Nov 02, 2010
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Louisa Isabelle Eliza or Belle <i>Sheeley</i> Rush
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